A Dispatch from the Happiest Place in Iraq
July 03, 2014
The tranquility and tolerance of Erbil.
Assuming, that is, the mysterious Izzat Ibrahim al-Douri is even still alive.
Anyone giving Dick Cheney et al a megaphone to attack Obama's Iraq policy is enabling a huge conflict of interest.
Right-Wingers Have Responded to Benghazi by Doing Exactly What They Warned Democrats Against Doing After 9/11
June 18, 2014
We have a complete historical record of partisan responses to 9/11 and it exposes the unseriousness of #Benghazi.
The Real Reason to Ignore Iraq War Supporters Today
June 16, 2014
Double-down interventionists have much more on the line than a desire to provide accurate, dispassionate risk-reward assessments.
Sweat in Peace
June 14, 2013
Memorializing the dead at CrossFit.
By doing things like ending the Iraq war, Obama closed the book on those topics that reminded people why they hated his predecessor.
Ross Douthat Is Wrong About Liberalism's Rise
March 26, 2013
The Iraq war had little to do with it.
Arguing Iraq—Ten Years Later
March 20, 2013
MICHAEL IGNATIEFF: "For all the talk about futility and perversity in interventions, it is well to remember that not all of them have failed."
Eve of Destruction
March 18, 2013
What it was like to oppose the Iraq War in 2003.